Making music with your mind

What’s the importance of music in your life? In this 2020 TEDxSeattle talk, Dr. Thomas Deuel argues music is much more than a cultural cornerstone–it’s a critical function.

As a lifelong musician and practicing neurologist, Dr. Deuel found an innovative–and life-changing–way to combine his two passions. See how his project empowers individuals to live richer lives as they use brain signals to play music.

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Thomas Deuel

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